Saturday, January 09, 2010

Question from Nikki - Henry VIII's greatest successes

what were king henry the eighth's three greatest successes?


Lara said...

Nikki - could you perhaps elaborate on the kind of "successes" you're looking for? Is this part of an assignment perhaps?

Luv said...

Henry VIII's three successors were :

(In order)

1. Edward VI ( Henry VIII's son with 3rd wife Queen Jane Seymour

2. Mary I (Henry VIII's daughter with his 1st wife Queen Katherine of Aragon)

3. Elizabeth 1 (Henry VIII's daughter with his 2nd wife Anne Boleyn

Lara said...

Luv, the question was about "successes" not "successors", although the fact that he left successors might be considered a success. (I'm sure leaving a male successor would be something Henry himself would consider a great success!)

tudor fanatic said...

It depends what kind of success you mean. For example, do you mean military successes or building successes (ie his many palaces) or something else entirely?